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#16 – SaaS Primer – Part 2
October 06, 2020

In this episode, the second part of our SaaS Primer trilogy, we deep dive into Sales and Pricing in the Software-as-a-service space. For further context, please listen to episode 15, in which we did an Overview of SaaS and its intrinsic Business Models...

#15 – SaaS Primer – Part 1
August 27, 2020

In this episode, we start our Primer on SaaS - Software-as-a-Service - a trilogy on everything you need to know about SaaS. We will give an Overview of SaaS, as well as discuss the intrinsic Business Models.

#14 – The wonderful world of productivity – our own habits, tools and hacks – and… how to best get in touch with us
July 30, 2020

In this episode, we will deep dive into the world of productivity tools, processes, habits and hacks. We will share our principles of productivity, calendaring, favorite communication, hardware and broader productivity tools (e.g. CRM). Finally,

#13 – The coming decade in tech, the 2020s, and its impact on the world we live in – Part 3
July 07, 2020

In this, the third and final episode on the 2020s decade, we look forward, with our scenario planning methodology, into the late 2020s and specifically discuss Next Platforms & Structural Tech, Venture Capital & Start-ups and end with an overall framin...

#12 – The coming decade in tech, the 2020s, and its impact on the world we live in – Part 2
June 24, 2020

In this episode, the second part of our discussion on the 2020s, we will use our scenario planning methodology to project forward into the latter part of the 2020 decade, so that we can deep-dive into the future of Energy & Climate Change, Healthcare,

#11 – The coming decade in tech, the 2020s, and its impact on the world we live in
June 15, 2020

In this episode, we will start discussing the 2020s. We will introduce a unique and novel framework that we will follow around scenario planning, frame when exactly the 2020s start (hint: starts with a C and ends with 19),

#10B – A review of the past decade in tech, the 2010s, and its impact on the world we live in
May 27, 2020

We split this episode into two parts: in this, the second and final part (10B), we discuss the significant shifts in business models and the funding landscape that happened in the 2010s. We deep-dive into these business models, e.g. freemium,

#10A – A review of the past decade in tech, the 2010s, and its impact on the world we live in
May 19, 2020

We split this episode into two parts: in this, the first part (10A), we argue the 2010 decade actually started with the 2008 crisis, the advent of the iPhone, the App Store and the move of the world to the cloud.

#9B – Impact of COVID-19 in the World, Venture Capital and Start-ups
May 09, 2020

We split this episode into two parts: in this, the second and final part (9B), we discuss the implications of COVID-19 in the Venture Capital and the Start-up ecosystems. We share our no-BS view on how easy/how difficult it will be to fundraise,

#9A – Impact of COVID-19 in the World, Venture Capital and Start-ups
April 30, 2020

We split this episode into two parts: in this, the first part (9A), we discuss the broad implications of COVID-19, the short-term and long-term implications, how this is the “end of the world, as we know it”,